Cornell University is committed to ensuring that students with disabilities have equal access to all university programs and activities.

Students with disabilities can register with Student Disability Services (SDS) to request accommodations or services.

SDS staff will work with you on an individual basis to determine reasonable accommodations that facilitate access to learning, living, and other areas of your Cornell experience.

Some examples of accommodations are

  • Academic accommodations
  • Accessible campus housing
  • Transportation services
  • Dietary/dining accommodations/resources
  • Assistive technology

If you are a student with a disability, we encourage you to contact Student Disability Services as soon as possible to register for accommodations and services as needed. Some accommodations, such as a specific housing assignments or sign language interpreters, take advance notice to arrange.

If you will be studying abroad, we encourage you to visit the SDS Study Abroad page for important information.


For more information, contact

Student Disability Services
Phone: 607.254.4545
Deaf/HoH: via 711 Relay